Attractions and Activities in Rockport Mass
Explore sandy beaches for swimming, diving, sailing, and kayaking. Experience the breathtaking scenery of Halibut Point State Park and its granite quarries. Walk public footpaths along the sea or through historic Dogtown. Discover the Straitsmouth and Thacher Island lighthouses. Watch the most magical sunrises and sunsets.
Free Guided Walking Tours

Free Guided Walking Tours

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Address: Rockport Cultural District, Rockport

Discover the fascinating history of one America’s oldest art colonies on this free, 1 hour 15 minute guided tour of downtown Rockport. Hear the stories of our earliest residents, founders, revolutionaries and pioneering spirits while exploring our beautiful, seaside village.…

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Loblolly Seal Cruises

Loblolly Seal Cruises

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Address: T-Wharf, Rockport
Phone: 978-998-2711
Email: Steve@loblollygroupllc.com

Loblolly Seal Cruises provides intimate, customized cruises to visit the seals off the coast of Rockport, MA. Every trip is a different experience, but Harbor Seals, Grey Seals, native birds and other wildlife all make their home around Sandy Bay.…

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Rockport New Year’s Eve

Rockport New Year’s Eve

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Address: Rockport
Phone: 978-309-9744
Email: info@rockportnye.org

The mission of Rockport New Year’s Eve (RNYE) is to broaden and deepen the public’s appreciation for the performing, literary, and visual arts through innovative, diverse and high-quality programs that offer the community a shared cultural experience that is accessible…

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Pebble Beach

Pebble Beach

Address: Penzance Road, Rockport

Pebble Beach, at the end of South Street, leaves no doubt as to why it is so named. Pebbles and stones cover this beach; however, they are not rough and jagged, but smooth and rounded as a result of the…

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Rockport Exchange

Rockport Exchange

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Address: Rockport
Email: rockportfestivals@gmail.com

What We’re All About… Rockport Exchange is a volunteer organization building a strong community by featuring the qualities that make Rockport so distinctive: the history, geography, art and culture. Two festivals, along with a Farmers’ Market during the summer, are…

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Front Beach

Front Beach

Address: Beach Street, Rockport

Front Beach is a beautiful sandy beach on Sandy Bay in Rockport. From warm summer days to bright winter mornings, this beach is enjoyed by visitors and locals year round. The beach is also within an easy walk from the downtown Rockport…

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Essex National Heritage Area

Essex National Heritage Area

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Address: Rockport

Essex Heritage is a non-profit organization that rallies our community around saving the unique character of Essex County: the thousands of historic, cultural, and natural places that were crucial in shaping our nation; the places that led to this region’s…

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Back Beach

Back Beach

Address: Beach Street, Rockport

On Beach Street between Main and Granite, Back Beach offers great views as a bonus to its sand and surf, and is close to the downtown shopping area. Back Beach is a renowned scuba diver’s destination.

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